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Animals in menageries (1838)



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Author: Swainson, William, 1789-1855; Lardner, Dionysius, 1793-1859; Richmond, Charles Wallace, 1868-1932, former owner. DSI; Riley, Joseph Harvey, 1873-1941, former owner. DSI; Billaud, Fr., former owner. DSI; Long Island Historical Society, former owner. DSI
Subject: Zoo animals; Menageries; Animal behavior
Publisher: London : Printed for Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longmans, and John Taylor
Language: English
Call number: 39088015066301
Digitizing sponsor: Smithsonian
Book contributor: Smithsonian Institution Libraries
Collection: biodiversity; smithsonian; americana
Notes: Cullman Library (rare book)

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Series title on added t.p.: The cabinet of natural history

Added engraved t.p

Variant letterpress t.p. at end

Colophon: London: Printed by A. Spottiswoode

Advertisement for "Swainsonian Museum" p. [2], 3rd paging group

Includes bibliographical references and indexes

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SCNHRB has three copies

SCNHRB c. 1 (39088015066301) has stamp on engraved t.p.: Long Island Historical Society

SCNHRB c. 1 stamped on verso of engraved t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Zoological Park Jun 22 1944

SCNHRB c. 1 bound in red cloth, older leather spine label with title in gilt

SCNHRB c. 2 (39088015066343) imperfect: lacking series t.p., letterpress t.p., additional t.p. at end, and advertisment at end

SCNHRB c. 2 has variant added t.p. with no date in imprint

SCNHRB c. 2 inscribed in ink on added t.p.: J.H. Riley, Falls Church Va

SCNHRB c. 2 stamped on added t.p.: Smithsonian Institution National Museum Richmond Collection [ms. acc. no.] 216657. Inscribed on verso of added t.p.: Chas. W. Richmond

SCNHRB c. 2 has property stamp on p. [v]: Ex libris privatis Fr. Billaud

SCNHRB c. 2 has extensive ink ms. notes to text

SCNHRB c. 2 bound in older brown library buckram, title in gilt on spine, marbled edges and endpapers; housed in an archival cardboard box

SCNHRB c. 3 (39088015066384) stamped on verso of added t.p.: Smithsonian Library Jun 21 1956

SCNHRB c. 3 bound in brown library buckram, title in gilt on spine


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